#556e39 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #556e39 is composed of 33.3% red, 43.1% green and 22.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 48.2% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 88.3 degrees, a saturation of 31.7% and a lightness of 32.7%. #556e39 color hex could be obtained by blending #aadc72 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666633.

    • R 33
    • G 43
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 0
    • Y 48
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#556e39 color description : Very dark desaturated green.

#556e39 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #556e39 has RGB values of R:85, G:110, B:57 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0, Y:0.48, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 5598777.

Hex triplet 556e39 #556e39
RGB Decimal 85, 110, 57 rgb(85,110,57)
RGB Percent 33.3, 43.1, 22.4 rgb(33.3%,43.1%,22.4%)
CMYK 23, 0, 48, 57
HSL 88.3°, 31.7, 32.7 hsl(88.3,31.7%,32.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 88.3°, 48.2, 43.1
Web Safe 666633 #666633
CIE-LAB 43.328, -19.206, 26.509
XYZ 10.061, 13.378, 5.923
xyY 0.343, 0.456, 13.378
CIE-LCH 43.328, 32.736, 125.923
CIE-LUV 43.328, -12.239, 33.002
Hunter-Lab 36.576, -14.912, 16.003
Binary 01010101, 01101110, 00111001

Color Schemes with #556e39

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Alternatives to #556e39

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#556e39 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #556e39

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CSS codes
.text {color:#556e39;}
.background {background-color:#556e39;}
.border {border:1px solid #556e39;}

Shades and Tints of #556e39

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #050703 is the darkest color, while #fafcf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #556e39

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #545453 is the less saturated color, while #58a106 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #556e39 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5e6358 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #786e40 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #846947 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #666f77 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b6e3d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #736b42 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #606e60 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population